Health Related


BadgerCare+ is health insurance for children and families based on income. It also offers access to comprehensive health care to working families and pregnant women in Wisconsin.

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
Pediatric health information, listed by disease, disorder or organ. For each diagnosis there is also a list of “online resources.”

Helps find health insurance options.

healthfinder® – your guide to reliable health information
A health information site published by Firstgov and developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. is the only parenting Web site backed by 64,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

Health information from the National Library of Medicine.

National Organization of Rare Disorders
Information on specific diagnoses, along with links to specific organizations that are affiliated with those particular diagnoses. (Non-subscribers will receive a brief report. For a full report, please contact the Southeast Regional Center : 414-266-6333 (NEED).

New York Online Access to Health
Provides high quality full-text health information for consumers that is accurate, timely, relevant and unbiased.

Online Mendelian Inheritance of Man
OMIM is intended for use primarily by physicians and other professionals concerned with genetic disorders; written by genetics researchers and by advanced students in science and medicine. Helpful for individuals looking for in-depth research-based information.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of individuals; provides credible information to enhance health decisions and promotes health through strong partnerships.